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UpWest-Backed BuildUp Raises $7M Series A
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UpWest-Backed BuildUp Raises $7M Series A

We are excited to congratulate BuildUp, one of our portfolio companies, as it announces its recent $7M Series A raise for expanding its engineering, marketing, and sales teams. The company’s full announcement can be found here. BuildUp is revolutionizing the construction industry, a space new to recent technological disruption. The company provides construction firms working […]

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UpWest Portfolio Company Waycare Raises $2.3M Seed Round
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UpWest Portfolio Company Waycare Raises $2.3M Seed Round

UpWest Labs is excited to announce that Waycare recently closed a $2.3M Seed Round! You can find the official announcement here. The $2.3M Seed round was led by Spider Capital and Innogy SE, with participation from UpWest Labs, Goldbell Investments, janom, Zymestic Solutions, and SeedInvest. Waycare is shaping the future of city mobility, optimizing city […]

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Introducing Our New Portfolio Additions
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Introducing Our New Portfolio Additions

We are excited to announce our investments from earlier this year: LEVL, WayCare, and Quarterback. Joining our portfolio of more than 60 companies, these startups are already making incredible strides in deploying their technologies at key US customers.  We look forward to being part of their journey to success in the years to come. www.leveltech.com […]

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Jaco Acquired by WalkMe
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Jaco Acquired by WalkMe

Congratulations to the team at Jaco, who announced earlier today their acquisition by WalkMe.  This move will enable WalkMe to continue and bring sophisticated product analytics to their current and future customers, while Jaco becomes a subsidiary of WalkMe. We are excited to have supported Danni, Ran, Itay and the rest of the Jaco team, and wish you […]

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Stampli Raises $2.3M to Reinvent Invoice Management
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Stampli Raises $2.3M to Reinvent Invoice Management

Congratulations to our portfolio company Stampli on raising $2.3M in Seed financing!  Co-founded by Eyal and Ofer Feldman, Stampli is an interactive invoice management software that streamlines approvals and Accounts Payable processes. Stampli is the first solution that puts the communication at the center of the invoice management process. It reroutes the invoice journey from a […]

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The Five Truths I Learned as an Early-Stage Investor
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The Five Truths I Learned as an Early-Stage Investor

Investing at the early stage is a form of accelerated learning. As much as you may prepare, there are so many variables at play — and unexpected outcomes — that every situation demands new thinking and creative problem-solving. When I co-founded UpWest Labs with my partner Gil Ben-Artzy, we made the decision to thrust ourselves into a state of […]

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Javelin Networks Raises $5M to Develop an All-In-One AI Platform
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Javelin Networks Raises $5M to Develop an All-In-One AI Platform

We are  excited to share the news from UpWest Labs portfolio company Javelin Networks, as they announce $5M in Series A financing. Javelin Networks is an all-in-one, A.I. driven platform that protects the Active Directory from illegitimate use, providing autonomous breach prevention and containment, incident response, and threat-hunting capabilities. Co-founded by Roi Abutbul, CEO, Guy Franco, […]

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SecuredTouch Raises $3.5M to Develop Behavior-based Identification Solutions
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SecuredTouch Raises $3.5M to Develop Behavior-based Identification Solutions

Congratulations to our portfolio company SecuredTouch on raising $3.5M in Series A financing!  Co-founded by Yair Finzi, CEO, and Ran Shulkind, CTO, the mobile security company develops behavior-based identification solutions. SecuredTouch analyzes a series of parameters characterizing each customer for identification purposes. When a hostile party attempts to use the phone to commit fraud, the […]

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Announcing Our Recent Investments
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Announcing Our Recent Investments

As we conclude 2016, we are pleased to introduce the new companies we backed a few months ago at UpWest Labs. We are excited to see how these teams are thinking about their markets and developing smart solutions to bring to their customers in industries such as Education, Real Estate, Autonomous Vehicles and eCommerce. www.algopix.com […]

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Codefresh Raises $7M Amidst Record Adoption of Software Containers
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Codefresh Raises $7M Amidst Record Adoption of Software Containers

Congratulations to our portfolio company Codefresh on raising $7M in Series A financing! For the past 2 years, Raziel, Oleg and the rest of the team have been developing a world-class end-to-end Docker lifecycle management platform, onboarding amazing customers on an ongoing basis. Codefresh is at the forefront of bringing Docker and other containers to the […]

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